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  1. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistan PM demands probe into ‘honour killing’ of pregnant woman

    Posted May 29th 2014, 09:15pm by Reuters

    ... of one of the country’s top courts, his spokesman said on Thursday. Farzana Iqbal, 25, was attacked on Tuesday, police said, because she had married the man she loved. Her husband said ... killing. The 25-year-old had offended her family by marrying Iqbal instead of a cousin selected for her. Honour killings are common in Pakistan, but the brutality of this case caused outrage around ...

  2. Business - Commodities

    All that glitters: Diamonds outshine gold for Chinese brides

    Posted Sep 17th 2013, 12:02pm by Reuters

    ... buy a diamond ring, so it never crossed my mind he might not. I think I’d have been pretty cross if he hadn’t,” said Zhou Lijuan, 27, an accountant in a state-owned company in Shanghai, ... a golden betrothal gift,” added Zhou, who got married last year. But tastes are changing. China’s modern consumers have much more exposure to Western culture than their parents, including books, ...



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